19 Margarita Recipes You Need to Try

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Fresh, festive, frozen, and always so fabulous, margaritas have a special place in our hearts (and on our cocktail menu). There are so many delicious ways to enjoy this tequila cocktail, how can you not love it? Get your cocktail shakers ready to celebrate National Margarita Day, Taco Tuesday or just a fun Friday evening with these refreshing margarita recipes.

Classic Margarita

“The most perfect classic Margarita recipe is quick and easy to make. This lip smacking tequila cocktail served over ice is the best drink!” – Krissy

Grapefruit Margarita

“If I had to choose a favorite cocktail, it just might (definitely) be a Grapefruit Margarita. Sweet and tangy and perfectly delicious!” – April

Blue Margarita

“A pretty blue twist on a classic margarita. So easy to make, delicious, and fun to drink. You can make it by the glass or by the pitcher!” – Erin

Blackberry Jalapeño Margarita

“A little sweet, a little sour and a little spicy, this is an epic margarita your friends wouldn’t forget soon either- enjoy!” – Heather

Coconut Margarita

“Coconut Margaritas are snow-white in color but taste like a cool and refreshing tropical cocktail. They kind of taste like a cross between a Margarita and a Pina Colada- two of my favorite cocktails.” – Christin

Famous Strawberry Margaritas

“These are FAMOUS. I constantly have people ask me how I make my margaritas! This one is tangy and sweet but not overly sweet. Super cold. I’ve been making these margaritas the same way for the last 10 years and they turn out perfect, every single time.” – Tara

Charred Pineapple Margarita with Sage

“The High Plains is a wonderfully complex charred pineapple margarita that melds pineapple and sweet and sour citrus with fresh sage leaves, and finishes with hints of chipotle spice and smoke.” – Elizabeth

Fresh Peach Margaritas

“Fun and fruity Fresh Peach Margaritas!!! Made with fresh peach puree, orange juice, and lime juice. They’re so refreshing and the perfect Summer cocktail!” – Ashley

Refreshing Cucumber Margaritas

“A refreshing Cucumber Margarita Recipe that will help you beat the summer heat. Makes a great Cinco de Mayo cocktail!” – Kelly

Frozen Cranberry Margarita

“Our Frozen Cranberry Margarita is a festive holiday cocktail, arriving just in time to greet St. Nick and your Christmas party festivities. We even added a festive crushed peppermint rim to this Cranberry Margarita.” – Derrick

Smoky Harvest Apple Cider Margarita

“Smoky Harvest Apple Cider Margarita, my favorite quick and easy, but oh so warming fall margarita. Smoky mezcal (or tequila) mixed with a splash of orange liquor, spiced apple cider, a touch of citrusy lime, and sweet maple. This autumn harvest margarita is a cozy take on the classic, and the perfect warming fall cocktail to sip on with friends and family. Finish this smoky margarita off with fresh rosemary, apple slices, and a smoking cinnamon stick for that extra special touch.” – Tieghan

Hawaiian Margaritas

“Aloha!! Hawaiian Margaritas are the perfect tropical margarita recipe! Made with pineapple and coconut, these are a fun twist on a traditional margarita, perfect for when you feel like a trip to Hawaii…or just for Taco Tuesday.” – Dorothy

Sparkling Blood Orange Margarita

“Some freshly squeezed OJ and a hearty splash of sparkling wine take a classic tequila drink to new heights in this Blood Orange Margarita! This gorgeous citrus is only available in the winter, so enjoy these cocktails while you can!” -Erica

Honey Lemon & Grand Marnier Margarita

“The honey lemon and Grand Marnier margarita is made with Añejo tequila, fresh lemon juice, and honey syrup. A refreshing and warm buzz.” – Shawn

Pomegranate Margarita

“A Pomegranate Margarita is the best way to start your weekend! The combination of lime, tequila, and pomegranate juice will make you feel like you’re on a gulf beach!” – Julie

Skinny Champagne Margarita

“Skinny champagne margaritas combine two classic beverages in one bubbly drink! A light & refreshing margarita topped with champagne for an easy and fun twist on the classic!” – Meg

Basil Blueberry Margarita

“This fresh, vibrant basil blueberry margarita recipe is just what we all (over the age of 21+) need to ring in the warmer temperatures of Spring.” – Marianne

Rosemary Ginger Margaritas

“All of these things make this cocktail a great excuse for a lovely margarita if you’re feeling a little under the weather. Don’t worry though, if you’re feeling just dandy you’ll still want one of these in your hand soon. They’re a bit spicy from the ginger and the Rosemary gives everything a nice earthy flavor. Add in a little sweetness from the coconut sugar simple syrup and you’ve got one killer of a cocktail.” – Maya

Best Pitcher Margaritas

“This BEST MARGARITA RECIPE is the only recipe for margaritas you will ever need! This Perfect Margarita Pitcher Recipe is perfect for serving a crowd, made with simple and fresh ingredients, and utterly delicious. There has never been a more perfect margarita! We have written the margarita recipe to serve one or as many as 24.” – Becky